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Students of KASA take on the complicated Buchaechum dance during Heritage Fair.

Korean club reflects on Heritage Fair

March 14, 2019

The Korean American Student Association (KASA) faced many struggles prior to their performance at Heritage Fair. KASA is a club at Carlmont High School that strives to spread...

The Scots huddle and prepare take on the Wildcats.

Girls varsity volleyball takes second loss to Woodside

October 17, 2018

After five nail-biting sets, the Woodside Wildcats defeated the Carlmont Scots, giving the Scots an official league record of 7-5. The Wildcats took the lead of the first set, ...

By 2020, all new homes in California will be required to have solar panels on them.

California takes steps to require solar panels on all new homes

May 19, 2018

New refrigerator? Check. New couch? Check. New solar panels? Potentially. On Wed. May 8, the California Energy Commission (CEC) voted 5-0 to recommend energy efficien...

Miles Ozorio, a freshman, gets ready to serve the ball.

Boys’ varsity volleyball takes a flawless victory over Capuchino

April 29, 2018

The Carlmont varsity boys' volleyball team has an unbroken chain of victories against the Capuchino Mustangs. The first set was a quick one, as the Scots dominated with a...

Child, Atari, and dog, Chief, embrace. The film

‘Isle of Dogs’ is a unique experience

April 19, 2018

He’s done it again. Wes Anderson has come through with another quality film that managed to blow me away with its creativity and guile. Set in future Japan, “Isle of...

Citizen reporting takes over UC Berkeley protest

September 28, 2017

Sophie Penn delivers a broadcast editorial on unethical citizen journalism at the Milo Yiannopoulos protest.

Colin Kaepernick stands on the field before a game. He is not yet signed to play in the NFL's 2017 season.

Colin Kaepernick’s career takes a knee

September 12, 2017

The 2017 NFL season kicked off on Sept. 7, and neglected bringing one of its greats along for the ride. Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick officially took...

Firehouse Square, the proposed site of the affordable housing units, has been abandoned for years. The new development plans have the potential of transforming this dismal two-acre lot into a vibrant living space.

Belmont takes final steps towards affordable housing project

April 5, 2017

The Bay Area’s real estate bubble has led to a tremendous increase in housing costs and has affected countless residents. To help cure this crisis, the Belmont City Council has re...

Sophomore Jessie Zorb takes a quick break during her class to check the statistics on upcoming games in March madness.

March Madness hype takes over Carlmont

March 22, 2017

March is a time when the luck of the Irish clashes with March Madness. During March Madness, family, school, and even jobs are set aside to make basketball priority number one. “March...

One of the many posters seen around school advertising the Panda Express Fundraiser on Feb. 17 is seen outside the ASB room.

Class of 2020 takes over Panda Express

February 20, 2017

On Feb. 17, Carlmont students flooded Panda Express in support of their freshman class. After planning and advertising the event for weeks, freshmen Joe Sison and Rachel Ami...

Carlmont puts up a tough defense against Woodside in their game.

JV Girls basketball takes home a win against Woodside

January 30, 2017

Right from the jump JV girls basketball team took the lead and held it against Woodside in their win on Jan. 27. The Scots' team went wild when sophomore Evelyn Gordy scored the...

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